Today, Oksana Tanasiv is a well recognized contemporary realistic artist with artwork sold throughout the United States, Canada, United Kingdom and Ukraine.
In 2009, Oksana Tanasiv was a finalist of The International Art Competition sponsored by Direct Art magazine (New York).
In October of 2010 her art was a part of the International Art Exhibition in Santa Fe, New Mexico and she was a featured artist in the "Santa Fe's Best" magazine. In 2010 Oksana Tanasiv worked as a TV anchor on NewsButterfly on MNN channel.
Her notoriety has continued in 2011, including being featured as the artist of the month by Dstripped Magazine, NYC in February 2011.
In December of 2011 Oksana Tanasiv became a winner of national juried art competition provided by U.S.A. art magazine "Studio Visit”. Her collection Dollar Art was published in the spring volume, 2012.
In September of 2012 Oksana presented her Fashion Collection at New York Fashion Week. The unique collection of oil paintings with Swarovski® mosaic and fabric impressed fashion enthusiasts, designers, and press.
Oksana Tanasiv is an exhibitor of international trade shows. She showed her collections at one of the biggest world exhibitions Art Expo New York in 2012 and 2013.
"Art is philosophy of the world given through images. It’s an important intellectual message, power that could change person's mind..."
"I like challenges in life. They help to improve personality and reach the highest goals. Life without difficulties is too boring. Life has to be a balance of positive and negative things. Art brings this balance into my life and gives me pleasure, relaxation and comfort. I hope that people feel the same through my images”
"The engine of art are emotions... It doesn't matter positive emotions or negative. They need to be, they are necessary to create the art... "
"Роль справжнього художника - відображати реальність життя а не ''припудрювати'' негативи суспільства. Якщо хтось ігнорує проблемu і мириться, то художник розкриває існуючу проблему через філософію зображень..."(ukr.)